Health Care Aide

Earn Up To


Uncertified: $20.78
Uncertified: $21.86-$26.03

*; 2021

Up To $9,000

Bursary Available

Alberta Government Bursary Program

due to the increased demand for Health Care Aide workers.

33 Weeks Certificate

100% Employment Rate

8 Weeks Practicum


The Government of Alberta Approved Health Care Aide Provincial Curriculum

Graduates of the Health Care Aide program will gain fundamental skills needed in their practicum. This program currently has a 100% employment rate and many students  secure their first job upon completion of the program. Get the training you need to work as a support worker for mental, physical and emotional well being of others.

 Work full-time or part-time hours or even opt in for casual work as needed. There are different scheduled shift options available such as days, evenings and weekends. Work in  a variety of different settings including hospitals, long term care centers, home care and community health facilities.

Career Opportunities

Enjoy the benefits of a growing in-demand career all across the province of Alberta working as a licensed HCA. Many rural regions across Alberta are struggling to find Health Care support workers.  If you’ve been contemplating about a career as a support worker than this would be the best time to finally find out if you meet the admission requirements.

Health Care Aide

$9,000 Alberta Government Bursary Program Available

  • Enroll in a HCA Alberta Government approved program.
  • Preference is given to full-time students or currently working in non-clinical care.
  • $3,000 – Complete course 1 to 5 of the certificate program.
  • $6,000 – Complete HCA Course and pass the final exam. 
  • Submit a tuition Bursary application form and include course completion and supporting work documents.
  • Sign a “return of service agreement’ with Norquest College.
  • Alberta Health Care Aide Bursary Program




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